Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

October 14, 2009 23:59 ET

Expanded Shelter Opens its Doors In Cobourg

COBOURG, ON, Oct. 14 - Rick Norlock, Member of Parliament for Northumberland-Quinte West, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; and Cobourg Deputy Mayor Gil Brocanier, on behalf of Mayor Peter Delanty, will join Northumberland Services for Women to celebrate the official opening of their new and expanded shelter in Cobourg.

Northumberland Services for Women provides emergency shelter and support to women and their children escaping abusive relationships.

Date: October 15, 2009 Time: 3:00 p.m. Location: 40 Swayne St. Cobourg, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries: Michelle Bakos, Office of Minister Finley, (819) 994-2482; Leslie Pawlowski, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 250-3297; Linda Janzen, Executive Director, Northumberland Services for Women, (905) 372-7056 ext. 224; For more information visit: http://www.cmhc.ca, http://www.nsfw.ca